04 February 2019
Kandhamal: The body of a teenage girl was found hanging from a tree in Kumbhari village under Bamunigaon police limits here Monday.
The deceased has been identified as Sukhi Gamang who was reportedly missing since Friday. Locals spotted the body of Sukhi today morning and nabbed her boyfriend alleging abduction and murder.
The girl has injuries on her face and it is suspected that she was beaten with a blunt object before being killed. The murderer hanged her body from a tree in a nearby forest.
According to sources, Sukhi’s boyfriend had taken her away with a promise of marriage. On Sunday night there might have been a dispute between the two which led to the gruesome murder.
Baliguda SDPO, Kusalkar Nitin Dagdu said, “The spot of crime is in the interiors. However, the local IIC has rushed to the place and started investigation.”